Our Reception Office is open 24 hours a day for general inquiries – give us a call on 01904 643 238.

To talk to us about ConferencingMeeting Rooms and Events, or for Group Bookings and Tours, please call our Meetings & Events Manager on 01904 464 907.

For Accommodation and Guest House enquiries, call 01904 464 902 to speak to our Guest House Manager.

If you’re interested in arranging a School Visit, please call 01904 464 903 for our Audience Development and Education Manager.


Opening Times

The Café and Garden are open Monday to Saturday between 8am and 4pm, with hot food served until 3pm. (We provide breakfast on a Sunday only to residents).

The Exhibition, Chapel and Gift Shop are all open Monday to Saturday, 10am until 4pm.

Please be aware that parts of the Bar Convent (including the Chapel) will sometimes be closed for private events. If you’re making a special trip, please do call ahead on 01904 634 238 to avoid a wasted journey.

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